Web Services and Service-oriented Architecture

This course is included in our On-demand training solution.


To understand the concepts underpinning web services

Target Audience

Application and web developers wishing to attain competency in developing web services using the main web service technologies SOAP, WSDL, and UDDI; systems analysts and systems architects needing a thorough knowledge of service-oriented architecture concepts and web service technologies


A thorough knowledge of XML including XML Schema and XML namespaces; familiarity with XML syntax and XML parsing and processing; prior experience with a programming language such as Java, Perl, or C#; familiarity with object-oriented analysis and design techniques, distributed component development concepts, and server-side development would also be useful

Expected Duration

110 min.

Course Objectives

Web Services and Service-oriented Architecture

  • identify the advantages offered by web services.
  • identify how technologies facilitate interaction between service providers and service consumers.
  • identify the structures and components that define web services architecture.
  • identify SOA roles and the operations they perform.
  • choose the appropriate configuration for a particular web service scenario.
  • select the steps in designing a web service.